SENNA AND PATRIZI TO TEST WITH DPR
With the first of the GP2 'winter' tests at the HTTT Paul Ricard track
in the south of France less than a week away, the Surrey, England based
DPR team confirms that its drivers for the two...
PATRIZI TO BECOME FIRST AUSTRALIAN TO DRIVE A GP2 CAR IN TEST FOR DPR
-- Becomes first Australian to drive a GP2 car, the feeder category to
-- Will be joined at DPR by Bruno Senna, nephew of three-time F1 world
DAMS SIGNS LAPIERRE FOR 2007 season
Le Mans - Thursday, 28 September 2006 -- The DAMS Team is today pleased to
announce that it has signed Nicolas Lapierre as one of his driver for the
GP2 Series for the 2007 season.
The 22-year-old, from ...
GP2 series reflects on incredible season
A fortnight ago in Monza, the 2006 GP2 Series championship was resolved
in a thrilling final contest. The season-long battle between Lewis
Hamilton and Nelson Piquet Jr reached its climax at the very last...
Nelson Piquet Jr. will make his testing debut for the Renault F1 Team
next week in Silverstone.
After being announced as a 2007 Renault F1 Team test driver prior to last
week's Italian Grand Prix, Nelsinho Piquet (as he is known in Brazil ...
Premat to drive for MF1 Racing (Spyker)Team on Friday at Shanghai
Paris-Silverstone - Tuesday, September 19, 2006 -
Frenchman Alexandre Premat will be the MF1 Racing
(Spyker)Team third driver on Friday of the
Chinese Grand Prix at Shanghai....
Durango and Fairuz Fauzy at the next Paul Ricard test GP2 Series
Durango has signed Fairuz Fauzy. The driver will drive for Durango at
the next test on the 3rd and 4th of October at the Paul Ricard Circuit.
The Malaysian driver who has raced in...
Start from the middle of the grid
Qualifying in the middle of the starting grid for both Trident Racing
drivers. Gimmi Bruni finished on P12, Andreas Zuber on P14. As best time
for every sector the two could be much more in front, the ...
Arden takes fourth in final GP2 table
Arden International easily secured fourth place in the GP2 teams'
championship at Monza after Nicolas Lapierre finished sixth on Saturday and
fourth on Sunday.
On Saturday the Frenchman started 19th, but...
QUALIFICATIONS : Sixth on the grid...
We're back at the legendary Monza circuit near Milan where it's already
been very hot. Despite the temperature I had a good morning session
completing 13 laps with the third fastest time of all. I didn't...
Lewis Hamilton capped off another highly successful year for the ART GP2
team at the Monza circuit last weekend when he secured the team's second
consecutive drivers title after two more podium finishes, following on
from Nico Rosberg's inaugural...
There was some really bad luck for Javier Villa at the last GP2 race of
the year. The Spanish driver was hit from behind at the first chicane by
the Argentinean Lopez, and was he forced to retire because of the damage
suffered at the back of his...
Retirement blues Â
The 2006 GP2 season ended with a bang, or to be more
accurate two of them, for Racing Engineering today when Adam Carroll and
Javier Villa were both punted out of race two at Monza, bringing to a
close a frustrating weekend...
Giorgio makes his a double in season finale
Giorgio Pantano has taken a stunning victory in the final GP2 series
race of the 2006 season, in Monza today. The Italian made an incredible
getaway from eighth on the grid to lead into the first...
RDD Drivers out of points in Monza finale
Jose Maria Lopez and Lucas di Grassi both endured a frustrating end to
the 2006 GP2 season in the Monza sprint race, as neither of the Renault
Driver Development squad members made the points.
A PODIUM IS A GREAT WAY TO FINISH
Clivio Piccione benefited from his Italian bloodline today and finished
3rd in the final race of the GP2 season at Monza, giving both himself
and the British DPR team a much needed lift after a dismal few ...
MONZA WEEKEND SUMS UP SEASON
MONZA, ITALY - Great
Britain's Adam Carroll breathed a sigh of relief as the chequered
flag signalled not only the end of the GP2 sprint race but also the end
of a torrid season. The Racing Engineering driver, who ...
McLaren and Mercedes-Benz backed driver Lewis Hamilton has claimed the
2006 GP2 Championship at the Monza circuit in Italy after a series of
impressive performances. 21-year-old Lewis has been backed by McLaren and
Mercedes-Benz since 1998 as part...
GP2 REACHES END OF YEAR
Great Britain's Adam Carroll heads into the final round of the GP2
season knowing any points from this weekend will boost his overall
standings in the championship. The Italian Grand Prix is a colourful,
chaotic mix of...
Monza is one of the very few venues were Grand Prix racing gains quite a
sacred sense. The magic in the park, in fact, is not felt just by the
Italian tifosi but even, maybe even more, by the foreigner fans. For GP2
series Monza ...
Race one will be remembered by the Racing Engineering team
as the most emotionally stressful race of the season: everything that
could go wrong did, with Adam Carroll luridly spinning out of the race at
the dramatic Ascari complex...
Giorgio wins the race, but Lewis takes the crown
Lewis Hamilton is the 2006 GP2 series drivers' champion! While it was Giorgio Pantano who claimed glory in
today's race, taking his second victory of the year ahead of Nelson Piquet Jr and Lewis,...
Javier Villa had what was, probably, his best race of the season in the
Monza feature race, the first of the two races scheduled for this weekend
at the Italian Grand Prix. Javi finished ninth after starting 23th and
having to take a drive-through...
Renault boys in the wars in Monza
Renault Driver Development squad members Jose Maria Lopez and Lucas di
Grassi both lost potential points scoring positions after being innocent
victims of other people's accidents in the Saturday race at ...
Race with a bitter taste
Today bad luck featured the race of both Trident Racing drivers. They
finished the race out of track, not because of their fault, but because
of the wrong manoeuvres made by their competitors. Patience for today,
Premat clinches third place in championship
Saturday, 09 September 2006
"Finishing fifth in race one at Monza secures my third position in the
championship. It wasn't an easy race, as I didn't get the start that I
wanted. I was behind Lewis...
ADAM CARROLL ESCAPES HIGH SPEED DRAMA
WHEEL LOSS = RACE LOSS
GP2: RACE 1 -- MONZA, ITALY Great Britain's Adam Carroll escaped injury
after a wheel came off at over 210 kilometres per hour at the high speed
circuit of Monza. But to make matters...
While both title contenders, Nelson A. Piquet and Lewis Hamilton, were
keeping an eye on each other to take second and third at the chequered
flag, Giorgio Pantano was able to claim the victory in race one of the
GP2 Series final round in Monza,...
An unexpected brake problem caused a spin that prevented Javier Villa
from being higher than 23rd in today's qualifying session at Monza.
After some good setup work in the early morning free practice session,
Javi was running well at the...
The Italian Job
Racing Engineering's race weekend at Monza has started
comfortably for Adam Carroll, who claimed fourth on the grid for
tomorrow's race one in a steaming hot qualifying session at the famous
circuit, but there was heartbreak for...
Piquet Pole Spells Game On in Monza
Nelson Piquet Jr has scored his sixth pole position of the season from eleven events. With a
belting lap around the Autodromo di Monza, the Brazilian took top spot and with it two valuable
points to nibble...
Nelson A. Piquet claimed pole position for Monza's race one in the GP2
Series final round and added two points into his total in the fight for
the championship with Lewis Hamilton. The Britm who leads the standings
was third today, behind local ...